Commissioner Hahn visits Armenia

29-01-2019
Photo: European Union
Photo: European Union

The EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, is visiting Armenia on 29-30 January.

He is to meet the country’s leadership to discuss EU support to Armenia on its reform path and the need for a continued engagement of the country in the region.

Ahead of the mission, Commissioner Hahn said: “I am looking forward to be in Armenia and meet the new Government. We attach great importance to EU-Armenia relations and we are ready to step up our support for the country’s reform effort to improve the lives of the citizens. Armenia’s commitment in the Eastern Partnership remains crucial for us and we will continue to encourage it for regional cooperation, prosperity and stability.”

Hahn added that 2019 is an important year, as the region celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Eastern Partnership.

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